Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2012

43-4131 Loan Interviewers and Clerks

Interview loan applicants to elicit information; investigate applicants' backgrounds and verify references; prepare loan request papers; and forward findings, reports, and documents to appraisal department. Review loan papers to ensure completeness, and complete transactions between loan establishment, borrowers, and sellers upon approval of loan.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
192,010 1.7 % $17.40 $36,180 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $10.89 $13.49 $16.98 $20.87 $24.36
Annual Wage (2) $22,650 $28,060 $35,310 $43,410 $50,670


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Depository Credit Intermediation 71,400 4.13 $16.99 $35,340
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 64,110 11.34 $17.35 $36,080
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 21,480 8.08 $17.35 $36,090
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10,830 0.54 $18.58 $38,650
Employment Services 4,510 0.14 $17.86 $37,160

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 64,110 11.34 $17.35 $36,080
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation 21,480 8.08 $17.35 $36,090
Depository Credit Intermediation 71,400 4.13 $16.99 $35,340
Other Investment Pools and Funds 300 0.75 $21.31 $44,330
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10,830 0.54 $18.58 $38,650

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Automobile Dealers 1,820 0.17 $22.40 $46,580
Other Investment Pools and Funds 300 0.75 $21.31 $44,330
State Government (OES Designation) 40 (7) $20.61 $42,870
Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds 40 0.08 $20.08 $41,760
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 510 0.11 $19.21 $39,960


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Texas 22,830 2.16 1.46 $17.91 $37,250
California 16,800 1.17 0.80 $20.15 $41,920
Florida 12,510 1.72 1.17 $17.08 $35,520
New York 8,590 1.01 0.68 $18.70 $38,900
Ohio 8,340 1.65 1.12 $17.48 $36,360




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
South Dakota 2,230 5.60 3.80 $14.78 $30,740
Delaware 1,200 2.95 2.00 $18.14 $37,730
Arizona 7,100 2.94 1.99 $18.86 $39,230
Nebraska 2,350 2.57 1.74 $15.94 $33,160
Texas 22,830 2.16 1.46 $17.91 $37,250




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 160 0.24 0.17 $21.29 $44,290
Connecticut 1,470 0.91 0.62 $20.30 $42,230
California 16,800 1.17 0.80 $20.15 $41,920
Colorado 2,670 1.20 0.81 $19.89 $41,360
New Jersey 5,010 1.32 0.90 $19.53 $40,630





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 8,870 4.23 2.87 $18.58 $38,660
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 6,540 3.78 2.56 $18.75 $39,000
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 5,360 1.04 0.70 $19.57 $40,700
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 5,210 1.43 0.97 $19.11 $39,750
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 4,400 2.51 1.70 $18.68 $38,850
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 3,590 0.93 0.63 $20.22 $42,060
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 3,540 1.34 0.91 $19.67 $40,910
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 3,340 1.47 1.00 $14.65 $30,470
St. Louis, MO-IL 2,990 2.34 1.59 $18.60 $38,690
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division 2,690 1.90 1.29 $20.81 $43,280